NYSE:BGG - Briggs & Stratton Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$16.83 -0.01 (-0.06 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.79
Today's Range$16.58 - $16.89
52-Week Range$16.65 - $27.34
Volume42,454 shs
Average Volume212,428 shs
Market Capitalization$756.03 million
P/E Ratio12.85
Dividend Yield3.16%
Beta0.65
Briggs & Stratton logoBriggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Engines and Products. The Engines segment offers four-cycle aluminum alloy gasoline engines that are used primarily by the lawn and garden equipment industry. Its products are used in various lawn and garden equipment applications, including walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers, as well as products for industrial, construction, agricultural, and other consumer applications that include portable and standby generators, pumps, and pressure washers. This segment also manufactures and sells replacement engines and service parts to sales and service distributors. The Products segment primarily provides a line of portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers, lawn and garden power equipment, turf care, and job site products. This segment sells its products through various channels of retail distribution, including consumer home centers, warehouse clubs, mass merchants, and independent dealers and distributors under its own brands, such as Briggs & Stratton, Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper Pro, Ferris, Allmand, Billy Goat, Murray, Branco, and Victa, as well as other brands comprising Craftsman and Troy-Bilt. The company also exports its products to customers in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada. Briggs & Stratton Corporation was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Engines & turbines
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:BGG
CUSIP10904310
Phone414-259-5333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio1.61
Quick Ratio0.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.85
Forward P/E Ratio12.85
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.79 billion
Price / Sales0.40
Cash Flow$2.5045 per share
Price / Cash6.72
Book Value$13.07 per share
Price / Book1.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.31
Net Income$56.65 million
Net Margins1.09%
Return on Equity10.11%
Return on Assets3.64%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,300
Outstanding Shares42,670,000
Market Cap$756.03

Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock symbol?

Briggs & Stratton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGG."

How often does Briggs & Stratton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Briggs & Stratton's Dividend History.

How will Briggs & Stratton's stock buyback program work?

Briggs & Stratton declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Wednesday, April 25th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Briggs & Stratton's earnings last quarter?

Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.84 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $604 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $616.19 million. Briggs & Stratton had a net margin of 1.09% and a return on equity of 10.11%. Briggs & Stratton's revenue was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.83 earnings per share. View Briggs & Stratton's Earnings History.

When is Briggs & Stratton's next earnings date?

Briggs & Stratton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 15th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Briggs & Stratton.

What guidance has Briggs & Stratton issued on next quarter's earnings?

Briggs & Stratton updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.33-1.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.54. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.92 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.45-1.62.

What price target have analysts set for BGG?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Briggs & Stratton's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Briggs & Stratton's stock price to reach $21.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Briggs & Stratton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Briggs & Stratton?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Briggs & Stratton in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Briggs & Stratton's key competitors?

Who are Briggs & Stratton's key executives?

Briggs & Stratton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd J. Teske, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark Alan Schwertfeger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Ms. Kathryn M. Buono, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. William H. Reitman, Sr. VP & Pres of Support (Age 62)
  • Mr. David James Rodgers, Sr. VP and Pres of Engines & Power (Age 47)

Has Briggs & Stratton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BGG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Briggs & Stratton earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.52 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Briggs & Stratton's major shareholders?

Briggs & Stratton's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Foundry Partners LLC (0.55%), Salem Capital Management Inc. (0.48%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.14%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%), Jolley Asset Management LLC (0.03%) and Whittier Trust Co. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Briggs & Stratton stock include Andrea L Golvach, David J Rodgers, Frank M Jaehnert, Harold L Redman, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Briggs & Stratton.

Which major investors are buying Briggs & Stratton stock?

BGG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Salem Capital Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Jolley Asset Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC and Whittier Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton.

How do I buy shares of Briggs & Stratton?

Shares of BGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock price today?

One share of BGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.73.

How big of a company is Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton has a market capitalization of $756.03 million and generates $1.79 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $56.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 on an earnings per share basis. Briggs & Stratton employs 5,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton's mailing address is 12301 WEST WIRTH STREET, WAUWATOSA WI, 53222. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-259-5333.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Briggs & Stratton (NYSE BGG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  141 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  160 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  301
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This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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